ASM International, formerly known as the American Society for Metals, has been in existence from last 103 years (since 1913) and is headquartered in United States of America.
“ASM International” is Everything Material and dedicated to serving the materials science and engineering profession.
As an engineering and scientific society, ASM International is led by members, guided by members needs and fueled by members participation.
HEAT TREATING SOCIETY : The roots of heat treating run deep within ASM International, as the society was founded in Detroit in 1913 as The Steel Treaters Club. Over the decades, the society's technical scope (and its name) broadened from heat treating to metals to materials with the growth and expansion of membership interests.
Today, HTS continues to grow and prosper. HTS is the world's largest network of heat treaters, and HTS members work to provide events and services to serve their worldwide membership of captive and commercial heat treaters, equipment manufacturers, researchers, governments and technicians.